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CVE-2013-4965 Detail

Current Description

Puppet Enterprise before 3.1.0 does not properly restrict the number of authentication attempts by a console account, which makes it easier for remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions via a brute-force attack.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
http://puppetlabs.com/security/cve/cve-2013-4965 Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:puppet:puppet_enterprise:3.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:puppet:puppet_enterprise:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
3.0.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-4965
NVD Published Date:
10/25/2013
NVD Last Modified:
07/10/2019